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  • Naftali Bennett: Annex settlement blocs in response to Palestinian actions

    April 10, 2014 | 3:13 pm

    Israeli Economy Minister Naftali Bennett called on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to annex the large settlement blocs.

    Bennett, the head of the Jewish Home party, sent a letter to Netanyahu late Wednesday night asking him to call a Cabinet meeting to discuss the possible...

  • Knesset committee rejects law to annex settlements

    May 14, 2012 | 12:41 am

    A bill aimed at applying Israeli law on West Bank settlements was rejected by a Knesset committee.

    The bill proposed to the Ministerial Committee on Legislation by Likud lawmaker Miri Regev would have removed Israeli settlements from military rule and effectively annexed them.


  • Knesset to vote on annexing West Bank

    September 27, 2011 | 12:58 pm

    The Knesset will vote on a bill calling for full Israeli annexation of the West Bank.

    Deputy Speaker Danny Danon announced Tuesday that the Knesset will take up the bill, which he authored, at the end of October.

    The bill also nullifies any financial obligations between Israel and...

  • Who’s Your Mummy?

    By Tom Teicholz

    October 20, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    On a day when a hot desert wind whipped through town, I found myself in a darkened chamber contemplating death and the afterlife -- not my own, for a change, but rather that of the ancient Egyptians.

    Currently the L.A. area is hosting two world-class exhibitions of ancient Egyptian...